Dra. Maria Soriano - 8/12/2022Yolk infections in ducks (1)
Infection of the yolk may be accompanied by omphalitis, and may originate prior to incubation, during incubation or after the birth of animals.
Dr. Germán Bertsch - 23/12/2021Natural strategies to improve the intestinal welfare of birds and its relationship with dirty eggs
Thanks to the genetic selection of the laying hens, progresses is made towards increasing efficiency and productivity. In this context, producers must commit to maintaining intestinal welfare, which will be a critical component to maximize the...
Dr. David Díez Arias - 5/01/2021Prevalence and control of necrotic enteritis in South Asia
Prevalence and control of necrotic enteritis in South Asia. Necrotic enteritis is one of the most prevalent poultry diseases globally, as well as in the South Asian region. In this area, the prevalence varies, from 8% to more than 32% depending on...
Dr. Ekaitz Maguregui - 31/12/2020Use of natural products in intestinal health in piglets
Intestinal health is a key aspect for the proper development and productivity of animals. The gut is responsible for the absorption of nutrients present in the feed, so any alteration of its functioning has a negative impact on the use of feed and...
MV. Júlia Pié Orpí - 23/11/2020Control of microbial contamination in animal products for human consumption in USA
The food industry is paying a lot of attention to avoid the presence of potentially pathogenic microorganisms in contaminated food, especially in animal products, which represent a threat for food safety.
Dra. Maria Soriano - 11/11/2020Gut welfare in poultry – A holistic approach is the key
Economic success of a poultry farm is directly linked on gut comfort. Maintaining a proper gut welfare in poultry is basic to achieve the desired production efficiency of the flock. In addition, gut welfare in poultry may also have an impact on food...